Jonathan Sim (恒顺 Jon Sim - Ah Soon)
One of Singapore’s most sought-after and experienced session drummer, bassist and educator, Jon possesses ABRSM Certificates in Percussion and Saxophone and a Yamaha Qualification Teacher’s Certificate.
Having taught at Singapore’s top music schools like the La Salle –SIA College of the Arts, Yamaha Music School, Music Lifestyle, CP Music, Midiworld Klassique Muzik and The Music Academy, he has also served as percussion tutor for numerous secondary schools in Singapore and has also performed with various Singapore orchestras/symphonic bands like the Singapore Youth Orchestra, Braddell Heights Symphony and Kim Seng Symphony.
He has also authored several local music tutorial publications like the Practical Music Theory Music Course, Advanced Bass Guitar Course and the Yamaha Bass Guitar Examination Syllabus. As a session performer, he has appeared for several highly popular Singapore television shows like Singapore Idol, Suria - Konsert Solo Series 1 & 2, Suria - Muzika Ekstravaganza and Channel U’s Project Superstar and countless other high-profile cultural and corporate events in Singapore and overseas.
Jon is also recorded in Dick Lee's Life Story concert DVD and Chen Wei Lian's concert DVD. Jonathan has also done numerous concerts at the Indoor Stadium, Max Pavilion, Esplanade, Singapore's Resort World and the Marina Bay Sands for Francis Yip, The Platters and many other top international stars. 恒顺 Jon Sim is currently busy with the 琴弦 band actively touring the 歌台 (GETAI) circuit.
Singapore Drum Shop is proud to be associated with Jon Sim as a Powergear Artist. The POWERGEAR 恒顺 Jon Sim sticks is a custom 2B with a round tip created accordingly to Jon's requested specific dimensions.
For more on 恒顺 Jon Sim, check outwww.jonathansim.webs.com